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Overview of the Uninsured in the United States: A Summary of the 2011 Current Population Survey

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According to the Census Bureau's 2011 Current Population Survey (CPS), there were 49.9 million uninsured individuals in 2010, or 16.3% of the total population. Those that lack insurance are a diverse group. Understanding the uninsured population is important for policy makers looking to design solutions to the problem. [5 PDF pages]

Product Type
ASPE Issue Brief
Uninsured & Underinsured
Location- & Geography-Based Data
National Data